The Afters is a Christian pop rock band founded by Joshua Havens and Matt Fuqua. Havens and Fuqua first worked together in a Starbucks coffee shop in Mesquite, Texas, where they played for customers, before deciding to form a band. They added fellow Starbucks employees Brad Wigg and Marc Dodd. They have recorded six studio albums, over 20 singles, and have won 3 Dove Awards.
Today's conversation centers on Monte Gannon, the pastor of Meadows Church in the Omaha Metro. Monte's path to God and, eventually, to Omaha wasn't easy, but he knew coming here was part of the plan for his life.